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[Czech Republic, Europe] Study: Czechs have most liberal approach to alcohol, cigarettes

according to a study carried out by the EPICENTER Institute and released on the web 20minutem Swiss server. The study has confirmed the reputation of the Czech Republic as "the harbor of freedom," mainly because it does not restrict serving of alcoholic
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Apr 5, 2016 00:28
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Czech Republic - Factors To Watch on March 24

WARNING ON CIGARETTES: The lower house approved a law ordering cigarette makers to put health warning pictures on 65 percent of cigarette boxes. The legislation could take effect in the autumn if approved by the upper house. Read more: http://www.dailyma
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 24, 2016 16:35
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[Czech Republic] Number of MPs aim to weaken anti-smoking legislation in name of smokers' rights

A group of MPs from the opposition and more significantly within the ruling coalition have made clear their intent to try and soften legislation aimed at banning smoking at all Czech restaurants, bars and similar premises. Although the proposal passed in
Czech Radio 7 - Radio Prague (cz)
added Mar 8, 2016 17:56
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Czech Republic Opens Assault on Smoking and Drinking

The government’s plan includes a ban on smoking in restaurants, higher prices for tobacco and alcohol, more graphic warnings on cigarette packets, more limits on video gambling parlors, and fines for “operators of facilities in which drunk children would
Transitions Online
added Jan 19, 2016 17:04
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[Czech Republic] Anti-smoking bill advances in lower house

Czech Health Minister Svatopluk Němeček (Social Democrats, ČSSD) provoked a lively debate in the Chamber of Deputies when he brought a funerary urn to the plenary session that eventually approved a closely watched bill banning smoking in restaurants in fi
Prague Post (cz)
added Dec 16, 2015 18:42
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[Czech Republic] Kristen Stewart is dressed down in baggy coat as she takes a cigarette break while filming Personal Shopper in Prague

And Kristen Stewart was spotted relishing a smoking break in between takes for French filmmaker Olivier Assayas' eagerly-awaited film on Sunday, braving the evening chill in the beautiful Czech Republic capital.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 25, 2015 17:03
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[Czech Republic] MfD: President Zeman must pay for smoking in restaurant

had to pay 15,000 crowns for the privilege to smoke in a strictly non-smoking restaurant while on a visit to Brno on Thursday, daily Mlada fronta Dnes (MfD) wrote Friday. Smoking in such a restaurant is a presidential privilege, but the president has to
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Nov 16, 2015 20:42
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[Czech Republic] Babiš: No higher taxes, except for tobacco

The government does not plan to raise taxes, except for the excise tax on cigarettes and tobacco, Finance Minister Andrej Babiš (ANO) said in the Chamber of Deputies, the lower house of the Czech parliament, that started to debate the 2016 budget in the
Prague Post (cz)
added Oct 21, 2015 15:09
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[Czech Republic, Europe] Czech lower house approves rise in cigarette tax

approved raising the excise tax on cigarettes next year 2016 to bring it in line with European Union requirements. The tax increase is a response to a weakened crown currency, which the central bank has kept at 27 crowns per euro or weaker since November
Reuters
added Oct 5, 2015 10:33
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[Czech Republic] Poll: Czechs tolerate alcohol, painkillers, tobacco

Most Czechs consider occasional consumption of alcohol, painkillers and tobacco morally acceptable, rejecting various drugs, according to a poll conducted by the CVVM polling station and released Monday. One-third of Czechs are of the view that regular u
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Jun 30, 2015 18:47
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